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Wayne Kayler-Thomson

Council member

One of five Council appointed members of the University Council.

Wayne is an Adjunct Professor in the College of Business.

A company director and business advisor, Wayne specialises in strategic business planning and tourism destination development. Wayne is a Director of VicSuper, Victoria Tourism Industry Council, the National Tourism Alliance and Executive Office of the Australian Chamber Alliance.

Previously Wayne was:

  • the Chief Executive of The Victorian Employers Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VECCI)
  • Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Tourism Victoria
  • a Regional Economic Development executive
  • owner/operator of a tourism business
  • a senior executive in the manufacturing industry.